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American Printing House for the Blind, Inc., M. C. Migel Memorial Collection

M. C. Migel Memorial Collection, American Printing House for the Blind

The M.C. Migel Memorial Collection at the American Printing House for the Blind, Inc. (APH) is one of the largest and most important research collections on the non-medical aspects of blindness and visual impairment in the world. Established more than 85 years ago by the American Foundation for the Blind (AFB), the Migel Collection was acquired by APH in 2009. The collection contains items on aging, orientation and mobility, education, employment, and rehabilitation. It also includes a collection of items relating to deaf-blindness, fictional titles that feature blind or visually impaired characters, books on Helen Keller, children's books that touch on blindness and visual impairment, and many important AFB publications dating back to the 1920s.


APH Annual Reports -
http://www.aph.org/museum/collections/featured/annual-reports/

The American Printing House for the Blind was founded in 1858 and began publishing an annual report in 1860. These, and other historic annual reports, have been indexed by the APH museum.


American Association of Workers for the Blind Proceedings -
http://www.aph.org/museum/collections/featured/aawb-reports/

The American Association of Workers for the Blind (AAWB) was created in 1905. It consisted primarily of administrators and workers at sheltered workshops. Later, other blindness professionals (particularly those from vocational rehabilitation programs) joined the AAWB. The AAIB (the instructors) and the AAWB (the workers) joined together in 1984 to become The Association for Education and Rehabilitation of the Blind and Visually Impaired (AER).


American Association of Instructors of the Blind -
http://www.aph.org/museum/collections/featured/aaib-reports/

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Year
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1989
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1988
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1987
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1986
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1985
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1983
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Topics & Subjects
768
Services for the Blind and Visually Impaired
471
Organizations
460
Biography
448
Education
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Recreational Reading
328
Braille
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various
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american printing house for the blind
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halifax school for the blind
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american foundation for the blind
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helen keller
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national society for the prevention of blindness
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English
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German
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French
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Spanish
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Topic: Psychology and Psychiatry
Mainstreaming preschoolers; DHEW publication, no. (OHDS) 78-31110
Topic: Education
AAWB Conventions 44-49 1970-1981
Topic: Congresses and Conferences
Contract No. 105-76-4115; USGPO: 1981-697-552; Stock No. 017-090-00054-2
Topic: Rehabilitation
Rehabilitation Service Series, Number 210
Topic: Psychology and Psychiatry
Topic: Organizations
Monograph 002
Topics: Rehabilitation, Veterans
American Printing House for the Blind, Inc., M. C. Migel Memorial Collection
by Edward Bradford Titchener
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Topic: Psychology and Psychiatry
American Printing House for the Blind, Inc., M. C. Migel Memorial Collection
by National Association for the Parents of the Visually Impaired
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By-Laws, Minutes, Newsletters and various documents: A brief history of NAPVI -- Funding information -- IEP -- Publications and articles -- Membership -- Office procedures -- Annual board meetings -- Executive board -- Legislative correspondence -- NAPVI workbook
Topic: Organizations
American Printing House for the Blind, Inc., M. C. Migel Memorial Collection
by Association for Education and Rehabilitation of the Blind and Visually Impaired
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"The publication covers the ongoing activities and business of the Association including what's happening with individual chapters and divisions, AER-sponsored events, elections and nominations, AER policies, and names of new members." - AER website
Topic: Rehabilitation
Topic: Veterans
This is a journal beginning in January 1914, Vol. 1 No. 1 through December 1916, Vol. 3 No. 12
Lists of blind persons in the UK receiving pensions from charities specially intended for the blind
Topic: Statistics
For Blinded Soldiers, Sailors and Airmen ; For Men and Women Blinded on War Service
Topic: Veterans
Topic: Laws and Legislation
Mainstreaming preschoolers; DHEW publication, no. (OHDS) 78-31115
Topic: Education
Topic: Veterans
Lists of blind persons in the UK receiving pensions from charities specially intended for the blind
Topic: Statistics
American Printing House for the Blind, Inc., M. C. Migel Memorial Collection
by American Printing House for the Blind
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Volunteer and Commercially Produced Materials for Visually Handicapped Students
Topic: Assistive Technology
American Printing House for the Blind, Inc., M. C. Migel Memorial Collection
by James Edward Peabody, Arthur Ellsworth Hunt
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New Edition
Topic: Health
For Blinded Soldiers, Sailors and Airmen ; For Men and Women Blinded on War Service
Topic: Veterans
Second Edition
Topic: Statistics
This is a journal beginning with February 1917 Vol. 4 No. 2 through December 1919, Vol. 6 No. 12
American Printing House for the Blind, Inc., M. C. Migel Memorial Collection
by Library of Congress, Division for the Blind
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Topics: Library and Information Services, Braille
American Printing House for the Blind, Inc., M. C. Migel Memorial Collection
by National Association for the Parents of the Visually Impaired
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By-Laws, Minutes, Awareness Newsletters, and various documents spanning approx. 1980-1988
Topic: Organizations
For Blinded Soldiers, Sailors and Airmen ; For Men and Women Blinded on War Service
Topic: Veterans
93rd Congress, 2nd Session, Senate, Document No. 93-65
Topic: Congresses and Conferences
American Printing House for the Blind, Inc., M. C. Migel Memorial Collection
by National Diabetes Data Group
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NIH Publication No. 85-1468, August 1985; USGPO: 1985 529-018/30902
Topics: Statistics, Health
Newsletter, The Leading Magazine About Deafblindness, Sense
Topic: Organizations
American Printing House for the Blind, Inc., M. C. Migel Memorial Collection
by G. Révész, H. A. Wolff
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With 105 illustrations
Topic: Psychology and Psychiatry
For Blinded Soldiers, Sailors and Airmen ; For Men and Women Blinded on War Service
Topic: Veterans
Topic: Organizations
This includes volumes 126-131 printed 1958-1963 covering years 1957-1962.
Topic: Schools for the Blind and Visually Impaired
For Blinded Soldiers, Sailors and Airmen ; For Men and Women Blinded on War Service
Topic: Veterans
For Blinded Soldiers, Sailors and Airmen ; For Men and Women Blinded on War Service
Topic: Veterans
A Monthly Magazine Devoted to the Interests of the Blind
Topic: Visual Impairments
For Blinded Soldiers, Sailors and Airmen ; For Men and Women Blinded on War Service
Topic: Veterans
Published November 1936
Topic: Congresses and Conferences
Published August 1963
Topic: Congresses and Conferences
For Blinded Soldiers, Sailors and Airmen ; For Men and Women Blinded on War Service
Topic: Veterans
American Printing House for the Blind, Inc., M. C. Migel Memorial Collection
by Arkansas Enterprises for the Blind
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Topic: Organizations
Topic: Psychology and Psychiatry
International Library of Psychology Philosophy and Scientific Method Series
Topic: Psychology and Psychiatry
Topic: Deafblindness
Includes Conventions 34-43 1960-1969
Topic: Congresses and Conferences
American Printing House for the Blind, Inc., M. C. Migel Memorial Collection
by N.A.T.O. Advanced Study Institute
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Les Systemes Sonars Animaux, Biologie et Bionique, Tome 1
Topics: Assistive Technology, Orientation and Mobility
American Printing House for the Blind, Inc., M. C. Migel Memorial Collection
by United States Civil Service Commission
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Pamphlet 14, Fourth Edition; Formerly Operations Manual for the Placement of the Physically Handicapped
Topic: Labor and Employment
For Blinded Soldiers, Sailors and Airmen ; For Men and Women Blinded on War Service
Topic: Veterans
Topic: Attitudes towards Disabilities
translated by E. H. Paxton
Topic: Biography
månedsskrift for de blindes venner utgitt av norges blindeforbund
Topic: Visual Impairments
Rivista Trimestrale
Topic: Services for the Blind and Visually Impaired
For Blinded Soldiers, Sailors and Airmen ; For Men and Women Blinded on War Service
Topic: Veterans
Topics: Labor and Employment, Veterans
Illustrated by the author with 16 plates and numerous illustrations in the text
Topic: Dog Guides
American Printing House for the Blind, Inc., M. C. Migel Memorial Collection
by Department of Education, Philippines; Philippine Printing House for the Blind; Resources for the Blind, Inc.
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The basic information of the Revised Filipino Code remains the samebut explanations have been expanded and more simulated braille examples have been added. Reading and writing exercises are included for mastery of the code. Lessons presented are hierarchically arranged to facilitate learning.
Topic: Braille
Rivista Trimestrale
Topic: Services for the Blind and Visually Impaired
Published August 1962
Topic: Congresses and Conferences
On Cover: The Objectives of Christian Education in Contemporary Society
Topic: Congresses and Conferences
månedsskrift for de blindes venner utgitt av norges blindeforbund
Topic: Visual Impairments
For Blinded Soldiers, Sailors and Airmen ; For Men and Women Blinded on War Service
Topic: Veterans
Topic: Dog Guides
This includes volumes 117-121 printed 1949-1953 covering years 1948-1952.
Topic: Schools for the Blind and Visually Impaired
American Printing House for the Blind, Inc., M. C. Migel Memorial Collection
by Eugen Holländer
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Social Work Series
Topic: Services for the Blind and Visually Impaired
For Blinded Soldiers, Sailors and Airmen ; For Men and Women Blinded on War Service
Topic: Veterans
"Voice fo the Innocent" magazine for Special Education
Topic: Education
For Blinded Soldiers, Sailors and Airmen ; For Men and Women Blinded on War Service
Topic: Veterans
American Printing House for the Blind, Inc., M. C. Migel Memorial Collection
by Subcommittee on Human Communication and Its Disorders, National Advisory Neurological Diseases and Stroke Council 1969
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NINDS Monograph, no. 10
Topic: Multiple Disabilities
A Magazine Devoted to the Interests of the Blind
Topic: Visual Impairments
American Printing House for the Blind, Inc., M. C. Migel Memorial Collection
by William Brown Doherty, Dagobert D. Runes
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Topic: Veterans
Rivista Trimestrale
Topic: Services for the Blind and Visually Impaired